elevated PV16C March 31, 1941 ~ February 24, 2023

elevated PV16C Visitation
Monday, March 6, 2023 from 11:00 am – 1:00 p.m.
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Rd E, Thornhill

elevated PV16C Funeral Mass
Monday, March 6, 2023 at 1:30 pm Chapel of St. Joseph, Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated PV16C Obituary
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Claire on February 24th at age 81. Beloved wife of 58 years to John, loving mother to Lori, Ian, Tanya and Sean, sister to Geraldine Moffett, proud grandmother to Aidan, Dylan, Lily, Maya and Ava Jo, beloved sister in law and aunt to many and inspirational friend and colleague.

elevated PV16C Raised in Bray, Co Wicklow, Claire spent her early life in Ireland before emigrating to Toronto. Here, she raised her family, was a volunteer teacher of English to immigrants, and worked for decades at the Toronto District Catholic School Board, in particular at Madonna High School.

elevated PV16C Claire was love and light, caring, thoughtful and generous; the epitome of kindness and a strong role model. The twinkle in her eyes and the lilt of Irish laughter infused many a memorable gathering. Those at her table enjoyed her world famous lasagna, shortbread cookies Irish coffees and her clever wit. She was selfless, planting seeds of kindness everywhere she went, including in her show-stopping garden. She loved her days at Balm Beach and their magnificent sunsets, her heart was always full of love.

elevated PV16C Donations
Donations in Claire’s memory made to the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated by the family.

elevated PV16C Streaming
Family and friends are invited to view the Funeral Mass on Monday March 6, 2023 at 1:30 pm, PLEASE CLICK HERE

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